Ancient Rome: Art and Architecture

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The Appian Way, built 2024 years ago, still in regular use today. - The Appian Way was one of the earliest and strategically most important Roman roads of the ancient republic. It connected Rome to Brindisi, Apulia, in southeast Italy. Visit Rome, Visit Italy, Budapest, Places To Travel, Places To See, Wonderful Places, Beautiful Places, Appian Way, Roman Roads

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du Gard Pont du Gard, monumental Roman aqueduct between the towns of Uzes and Nimes, France. by Cameron BoothPont du Gard, monumental Roman aqueduct between the towns of Uzes and Nimes, France. by Cameron Booth Places To Travel, Places To See, Provence France, Nimes France, Roussillon France, Pont Du Gard, Beau Site, Ancient Rome, Ancient History

Pont du Gard

A monumental Roman aqueduct between the towns of Uzes and Nimes, France.

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Ara Pacis Augustae (Altar of Augustan Peace), July 13 B. Museo dell’Ara Pacis, Rome How many monuments are dedicated to Peace?

Ara Pacis Augustae (Altar of Augustan Peace), July 4, 13 B.C.E. Marble. Museo dell’Ara Pacis, Rome

24 January - The probable date of birth of Publius Aelius Hadrianus, who built Hadrian's Wall to cut off Scotland from the rest of Britain. The wall was built in and stood as the northern frontier of the Roman Empire for over two hundred years. Hadrian Wall, Ancient Ruins, Cumbria, British Isles, Great Britain, Places To See, Beautiful Places, Scenery, Hotels
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Caw Gap, Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland print on canvas - photography by Roger Clegg

Panel of Tellus (close-up). Left part of the east facade of the Ara Pacis Augustae (upper panel). Rome, Altar of Augustan Peace (Ara Pacis Augustae). Sculpture Art, Ancient Roman Art, Mural Art, Relief Sculpture, Statue, Roman Sculpture, Art, Ancient Sculpture, Art History

Panel of Tellus (close-up). Rome, Museum of the Altar of Augustan Peace (Ara Pacis Augustae) (Roma, Museo dell’Ara Pacis)

Left part of the east facade of the Ara Pacis Augustae (upper panel). Marble.

EVGENIA GL Vatican Treasure: Sarcophagus of St. Mother of Roman Emperor Constantine I the Great (who legalized Christianity in 313 with his Edict of Milan)

Arch of Constantine - Rome After years of civil war, the victory of Constantine's army over the numerically superior army of Maxentius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge in 312 AD brought some peace to the Roman Empire. To commemorate this victory, the Senat Roman Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Monuments, Places To Travel, Places To See, Bangkok, Rome Florence, Arch Of Constantine, Voyage Rome


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cavetocanvas: “ Equestrian Statue of Marcus Aurelius - Roman, c. 176 CE Things to think about when studying: Horse Art, Ancient, Statue, Roman Sculpture, Art, Ancient Art, Ancient Cultures, Art And Architecture, Art History


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Column of Trajan. Similar in construct to the Column of Marcus Aurelius. Today there is a statue of St. tall, including the base. This is the only column in which an emperor was probably buried. Ap Art History 250, Roman History, Rome Antique, Art Antique, Roman Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Concrete Architecture, Ancient Rome, Ancient History
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Column of Trajan

This column is pimpppeeeddd out. The entire column is covered with praises for the events of the Emperor Trajan during the Dacian Wars. Like the Titian Arch, it was also commissioned by the Roman Senate. It is founded and prompted by the events of war, but it served as a political statement for the future. It helped to instill in Roman citizens a pride in their country and their leaders. By attributing this huge piece covered all with the actions and triumphs of one man, it most likely gave…

Portrait of a Roman, marble, lifesize, c. 80 B. (Palazzo Torlonia, Rome): the Romans produced the best portrait sculpture that the world has ever seen. Look at this face and you feel like you know this man in all his broken humanity. Ap Art History 250, Portrait Sculpture, Roman Art, Sculpture Art, Ap Art, Roman Sculpture, Art, Portrait, Sculpting

Head of a Roman patrician from Otricoli. Rome, Torlonia Museum (Roma, Museo Torlonia)

Marble. Ca. 75—50 BCE. Height ca. 35 cm.

The Colosseum, Rome, 80 AD. Called so because of the colossal bronze statue of the emperor Nero. Before Colosseum, there was the Domus Aurea. had 3 Greek orders, statues under each arch. Places In Italy, Places To See, Places Ive Been, Italy Street, Italy Pictures, Ticket To Ride, Ancient Rome, Rome Italy, Roman Empire
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Villa dei Misteri, Pompeii, mid 1st century BC Bright red background, effects of light and shade, the anatomy, the drama. Upper band is marble simulation.